Promotion: Swiss designer Alfredo Häberli will be appearing as as special guest as carpet and floor coverings trade fair, Domotex in Germany. The event will be taking place from 14 to 17 January 2o17.
Häberli will deliver a key note speech about trends and developments that are taking place in the flooring sector.
The Swiss designer, who has a studio in Zurich, works with design brands including Camper, George Jansen, Kvadrat, Moroso and BMW, among others.
His minimalist aesthetic demonstrates a sensitive use of materials and an intuitive understanding of contemporary form and function.
He has created over 60 products ranging from carpets to interior design for hospitality.
“Flooring needs to be an integral part of room design while still making an individual statement. It can be designed in such a way that only a second glance reveals surprising patterns and textures. The impact is the important thing. Design should evoke emotions and reinforce the character of the room,” he said.
During his speech, Häberli will highlight elements of effective design as well as reveal the ideas and inspirations that mark his work.